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Goonery Goes Global

From Dave Pollard at Hockey.com,

Well, even goonery is going global these days.  Although most of the league’s tough guys still hail from the frozen North, I’ve noticed a few Europeans creeping into the fistic fraternity.

Chicago’s David Koci calls Prague, not Prince George, home. Raitis Ivanans hails from Riga, not Red Deer. Boston’s man-mountain, Zdeno Chara, grew up, way up, in Trencin, not Thompson.

What do you think of that, Don Cherry?

Geez, I think I saw his tartan jacket just blanch.

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